Former minister Tarikul, wife sued
Lawmaker of Jessore constituency-3 Khaledur Rahman Tito filed a defamation case against former minister Tarikul Islam, also the publisher of the daily Loksamaj, his wife Nargis Begum, editor, and Anwarul Kabir Nantu, acting editor of the daily, yesterday.
The lawmaker filed the case with Jessore Judicial Magistrate Court-1. Magistrate Abdus Sabur Mina summoned the accused to appear before the court physically on May 13.
In his petition, Tito alleged that a false and baseless news was published against him on the daily on April 22.